When I look out my office window, I see this lavender bee balm, aka Monarda, in bloom. The hummingbirds love it and so do I. Happy Summer Solstice, everybody! Claire Cook wrote her first novel in her minivan when she was 45. At 50, she walked the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of the […]
Daylily in bloom on a rainy Tuesday.
The first rose of the season is in bloom in my garden! So nice to be out there digging in the dirt again.
For years, readers have been asking for another adventure for the three women in The Wildwater Walking Club. If you’ve read the book, you’ll know, as I did, that any follow-up to Noreen, Tess and Rosie’s story would have to be about walking and lavender and friendship—and how even big changes happen one step at a […]
Trillium on my walk today, which always makes me think of this: “In the damp Spring woods/The painted trillium smiles”—Amy Lowell